Joseph Miro Muniz

5 January 1894–19 August 1975 (Age 81)
Havana, Cuba

The Life Summary of Joseph Miro

Joseph Miro Muniz was born on 5 January 1894, in Havana, Cuba. He married Dorothy Adelaide Furner on 24 November 1926. He lived in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1930. He died on 19 August 1975, in Miami, Miami-Dade, Florida, United States, at the age of 81.

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Joseph Miro Muniz
Dorothy Adelaide Furner
Marriage: 24 November 1926

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 November 1926
  • World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 2
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1897 · The Union Loop Elevated
    Age 3
    The Loop was born in political scandal that combined the three elevated railways around Chicago and combined them into one. The scandal was to raise the fares for commuters so state legislators could receive more money while in office. 
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 22
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    1 Galician, Asturian-Leonese, and Spanish (Muñiz): patronymic from the old personal name Muño ( see Munoz ).2 Portuguese: variant of Moniz .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (5)

    • Joseph Muniz, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Joseph Muniz, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Joseph Muniz, "New York, Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924"

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